Sir Apfelot Blog

15 July 2022
Hot Swap Keyboard

Hot-swap keyboards explained - and the 5 bestsellers for you

A hot-swappable keyboard is a type of mechanical keyboard that doesn't require soldering if you want to swap out broken keys. Instead, there are mechanical links on the keyboard that allow you to swap any key with another […]
18 April 2022

Keyboard backlight: tips for newer MacBook models (with M1)

I bought an Apple MacBook Pro 16″ with an “M1 Pro” chip over the weekend and when I set it up I noticed a few key differences to the MacBook Pro from 2012. Of course they are, between […]
20 April 2021

Only a few days: AUKEY deals with strong discounts (short message)

AUKEY is only offering four cheaper products on Amazon until April 23 or April 25. This involves a travel adapter, two chargers (one 30W and one 60W) and a [...]
10 October 2020
If the rotary knob on the Logitech Craft no longer works in Photoshop ...

[Solved] Logitech Craft wheel no longer works in Photoshop

Often you only notice how often you use things when they are suddenly no longer there. I feel like this every time the internet goes down. Then you can think of three things to do [...]
22 July 2020

Headphones, keyboard, car charger and more: AUKEY deals until the end of July

From today on there are exciting deals from AUKEY again. For the most part, these are accompanied by voucher codes that you can redeem during the Amazon payment process. This time there are a few products that are rarely available from AUKEY [...]
28 April 2020

Professional tip: remap the ESC key on the MacBook Pro to the real key

The current Apple MacBook Pro models with touch bar no longer have a real ESC key, but only a touch button that is displayed on the display strip. However, this does not give any feedback, and that's why I feel at [...]
28 January 2020
Test of the InLine 4in1 Bluetooth Aluminum Keyboard

In the test: InLine 4in1 Bluetooth keyboard for Mac, iPhone and iPad

The manufacturer InLine kindly sent me their new 4-in-1 Bluetooth keyboard so that I can write a short review about it. The "short" somehow didn't work, but I hope you won't be bored with my [...]
17 December 2019

MX Keys wireless keyboard and MX Master 3 wireless mouse with Logitech Flow

Logitech has been offering practical accessories for the Apple Mac, Windows PCs, Linux machines and more for years. With the Logitech MX Keys wireless keyboard and the MX Master 3 wireless mouse, you get two Bluetooth devices that [...]
14 November 2019

Apple MacBook Pro 16 ″ - Rumors about the professional notebook confirmed

Yesterday, Apple released the new MacBook Pro with a 16-inch display, powerful hardware and a decent price without a lot of fuss. You can already pre-order the new notebook from Cupertino at Cyberport and MacTrade, among others. Information […]
23 October 2019

Reader question: Mac no longer recognizes USB keyboard

After upgrading the Apple Mac to macOS 10.15 Catalina, there may be some problems, as you have probably already seen. A reader recently wrote to me and reported that after the [...]